RPC IV.2, 8407 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 8407 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Scepsis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Issue bare Commodus (youthful) with Αὐτοκράτωρ title: »Kyzikos«
Dating probably 176–177, otherwise 176–179
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Λ ΑΥ ΟΥΗΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΖΕΥϹ ΕΙΔΑΙο ϹΚΗΨΙΩΝ
Reverse design cult statue of Zeus Idaios standing, facing, head, left, holding eagle and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Trade, USA = CNG Electronic Auction 115 (25/05/2005), 233